About the Program

The B.Sc. forestry program at DBS Global University is designed to cultivate professionals with a deep understanding of forest ecosystems, conservation, and sustainable resource management.

The program explores diverse aspects of forestry, including tree biology, wildlife conservation, and forest policy. Practical fieldwork, industry exposure, and research opportunities provide hands-on skills. With a focus on environmental stewardship, graduates emerge ready to contribute to sustainable forest management, biodiversity conservation, and ecological balance, making a positive impact on the environment and communities.

Advantage @DGU

  • Dehradun - A Safe, Beautiful & Cosmopolitan Education City.
  • Bundle of Industry Integrated Value Added Certificates.
  • Students from 23 States & 5 Countries on campus.
  • Multiple Placements for all.
  • More than 250+ Companies for Campus Placement.
  • Possibilities of International Exposure.
  • Separate in campus Girls & Boys hostels with Modern Sporting & Gym facilities.

USPs of the Program

Environmental Stewardship

Emphasize environmental responsibility, cultivating a sense of stewardship for natural resources, conservation ethics, and sustainable forestry management.

Technology Integration

Leverage state-of-the-art technology, including GIS mapping and remote sensing, for precision forestry management and environmental monitoring.

Policy Advocacy

Provide skills to engage in policy advocacy, promoting environmentally friendly policies and contributing to the development of sustainable forestry regulations.

Entrepreneurial Focus

Cultivate an entrepreneurial mindset and explore opportunities for sustainable business ventures within the forestry sector.

Practical Fieldwork

Gain hands-on experience through extensive fieldwork, fostering practical skills in forest management, conservation, and resource utilization.

Career Opportunities

  • Forest Officer
  • Wildlife Biologist
  • Environmental Consultant
  • Forest Researcher
  • Natural Resource Manager
  • Forest Educator
  • Ecotourism Manager
  • Conservation Officer

Course Structure

Subject Credits Subject Credits
Introduction to Forestry 2 Plant Physiology 3
Dendrology 3 Plant Cytology and Genetics 2
Introduction to Agronomy and Horticulture 3 Theory and Practice of Silviculture 3
Geology & Soils 3 Wood Anatomy 3
Information and Communication Technology 2 Wildlife Biology 3
Communication Skills and Personality Development 2 Forest Protection 3
Plant Biochemistry 2 Statistical Methods & Experimental Designs 3
Forest Botany/Basic Mathematics 2 Physical Education-II 2
Physical Education-I 1 NCC-II/NSS-II 1
Subject Credits Subject Credits
Environmental Studies and Disaster Management 3 Forest Management 3
Forest Survey & Engineering 3 Silviculture of Indian Trees 3
Soil Biology & Fertility 3 Wood Products & Utilization 3
Forest Ecology & Biodiversity 3 Ethnobotany, Medicinal and Aromatic plants 3
Tree Improvement 3 Ornithology & Herpetology 3
Principles of Agroforestry 3 Seed Technology & Nursery Management 3
Forest Mensuration 3 Rangeland and Livestock Management 2
Physical Education-III 1 Forest Tribology & Anthropology 2
NCC-III/NSS-III 1 Study Tour of State Forest 1
Subject Credits Subject Credits
Forest Hydrology and Watershed Management 3 Plantation Forestry 3
Climate Science 3 Forest Laws, Legislation and Policies 2
Wood Science and Technology 3 Geomatics 3
Logging and Ergonomics 2 Recreation & Urban Forestry 2
Forest Extension & Community Forestry 3 Restoration Ecology 2
Entrepreneurship Development & Business Management 2 Non-Timber Forest Products 3
Forest Economics and Marketing 3 Certification of Forest Products 2
Experiential Learning 5 Experiential Learning 5
Subject Credits Subject Credits
Forestry Work Experience 20 Forest Inventory and Yield Prediction 2
All India Study Tour 3 Forest Biotechnology 2
Agroforestry Systems and Management 2
Wildlife Management 2
Agricultural Informatics 2
Project Work & Dissertation 10


To pursue this program student must have

Min. 60% in XII with appereance in National Level Entrance Examinaiton + Online Interview + Objective Test (Merit on the basis of cumulative Score on the basis of X+XII+ Online Interview + Objective Test )

How to Apply

In order to pursue this program, the students can talk to our counceller or use links below for further details:

Student Speak

Dhruv Tripathi

I am delighted to say that the faculties and the staff has helped me to achieve these dreams. Here, I not only had the chance to develop on my technical skills but also on other aspects such as Leadership & Management skills.

Saswati Pattjoshi

⁠I am very thankful to the department faculty and the placement cell that helped me achieve this while guiding me at every stage. My experience with the placement procedure was really great as I got to learn a lot. The placement cell is very well versed about each step.

Satyam Shekhar

⁠It is a great experience being at DBSGU. Our CDC department has helped a lot during the process of placement. They make sure that each student is well prepared for the interview.

Jyoti Nainwal

I am really thankful towards our college and placement cell, for supporting and providing us opportunities to learn interview skills, communication skills and guiding us in placements. The staff was supportive and informed us with enough notice regarding every placement drive.

Clubs & Activities Endless activities to get you relexed & refreshed when you are not studying

Campus Updates

Mar 19 2024

Industrial Visit to India Glycols Ltd.

Today students of MBA II A and BBA VI visited India Glycols Limited, Selaqui,D.Dun. India's...

Read More
Feb 26 2024

UG FAME 2024: Shining a Light on Academic Brilliance and Celebrating Student Achievements Under the Guidance of Dr. Nikhil Kulshreshtha

On February 22nd, 2024, the college auditorium buzzed with excitement as the prestigious UG FAME 2024...

Read More
Oct 25 2023

Exploring The Aesthetic Of Film Production: A Day With Mr. Siddharth Shasta

The Mass Communication department of Doon Business School orchestrated a day filled with cinematic wonders as...

Read More

Placements Enjoy Everyday while
Ensuring Great Career

At DBSGU each student gets the opportunity to appear for more than 250+ companies each year and each student is able to get the optimum placement deserved. The maximum take home salary has been Rs. 20.5 Lakhs & CTC 23.5 Lakhs. Based on the intensity of training and exposure involved in the management program chosen by students at DBSGU, they are offered positions ranging from Mid-level Manager, Functional Expert, Consultant (Entry Level), Entry Level Managerial and Domain Trained positions.

Interested in this program? Talk to counsellor @ +91 7259162060
Apply Now